EACMSI Band News

Band rehearsals for returning musicians begin Monday, September 18th. Please drop off your child at the Andrea B. Riddle Center for Music, Movement and Art via the circular drive situated between our Main Building and the Middle School on East King Road. These doors will be open from 7:45 to 8:05 am ONLY. If arrival is later than 8:05 am, please supervise your child until school opens at 8:30 am. Students will then walk through to band practice from the main entrance.

Monday Band

Open to instrumentalists with 1 year of experience.
MONDAYS 8:00 – 8:50 am, beginning September 18

Big Band

Open to members of Concert Band and experienced rhythm section (bass, guitar, piano/keyboard).
TUESDAYS, 8:00 – 8:50 am, beginning September 19

Concert Band

Open to instrumentalists who have completed Essential Elements 2000 or have achieved a comparable intermediate level. WEDNESDAYS and FRIDAYS, 8:00 – 8:50 am, beginning Wednesday September 20

Percussion Ensemble

Open to all experienced percussionists, age 9 and up.
THURSDAYS, 8:00 – 8:50 am, beginning September 21

String Ensemble

Open to violinists, violists, cellists, and bassists who have completed Suzuki Book I or have achieved a comparable intermediate level. 12:30 pm (recess)

Chamber Players

Open to experienced Middle School musicians. 3:15 – 4:00 pm Upper Level and Middle School students will be scheduled for in-school lessons shortly.  These bi-weekly lessons are designed to complement private lessons.